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1-THE PLAN

2-PAINTING

3-FALSE WALL

5-AUDIO SNAKE

6-WALL CARPET

8-PROJECTOR

10-RISER

14-CNTR SPKR MASKING

15-CEILING ABSORBER (FRAME)

16-BUILDING ABSORBERS

19-COMPLETING CEILING ABSORBER

20-BUILDING HTPC

21-EXPANDING 8300HD STORAGE

23 - INSTALLING BASS TRAPS

26 - INSTALLING & ALIGNING LCR SPKRS

27 - RECONFIGURING THE FALSE WALL FOR THE NEW 2.35:1 SCREEN

Pg 2 - Square one - painting
sidewals paintedThe walls are being painted "Burnt Plum" in a matte interior latex.  The Omnimount brackets visible on the front wall held the LCR speakers in my previous setup.
walls paintedThis shot shows the walls completely painted and a few foam tiles removed from the ceiling.  The junk still occupies center stage.
all painted

The ceiling is now painted with "Pleiades" a deep, midnight color also in a matte interior latex.  Voila, the junk is gone! 

The tape on the front wall mark the edges of the screen - the 80" screen that is now a 92" screen.  Design changes can take place any time when you're a DIY'er!

false wall 1The center speaker has been placed.  A motherboard box is holding it up close to its final position so that I could check proposed screen position and sight lines.  Now the tape *does* mark the screen size and position.  The standoff brackets for the left and right speakers are in place.  The strips against the wall are strips of plywood (painted flat black) that will be used to construct the false wall.
false wall 2This shot better shows the standoff brackets for the speakers and the plywood strips that will become the false wall.

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